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Saturday, September 2
3a Baird Road, Kirkton Campus, Livingston EH54 7AZ 
(next door to Lloyds Banking Group), 1-4pm

West Lothian ME Self-Help Group drop=in session held here on the first Saturday of each month, and on the third Tuesday of each month (between 2pm and 4pm). An informal session where users can drop in for a chat or play some games. This session will also host craft activities and therapeutic services such as Reiki and Hypnotherapy. Details of such activities will be posted on our website and Facebook pages as they are arranged. For more information, please contact Suzy Cairns, email: enquiries@wlmesh.co.uk, tel: 07804 586 553.

Wednesday, September 6
Filmhouse Cafe, 88 Lothian Road, Edinburgh EH3 9BZ. 2.30-5pm

Café meeting, Edinburgh ME Self-Help Group. Our monthly café meetings are informal get-togethers for company, conversation, support, entertainment, information sharing and refreshment. Buses 10, 11, 15, 16, 22, 24, x25, 30 and x44 all go past the Filmhouse There will be an edmesh sign/newsletter on our table or ask a member of staff if you can’t see us. If you haven’t been to the café meetings before and would like some moral support to attend, you can contact us; we can arrange for a committee member to meet up…

Wednesday, September 13
London Colney Community Centre, Caledon Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire AL2 1PU, 11am-1pm

Monthly meeting of the St Albans ME Group. Refreshments provided. Admission £2. Formore information about this group, please email Maxine Ellis at stalbans.m.e.group@gmail.com

Wed, September 13 – Thurs, September 14
Future Inns, Cabot Circus, Bond St S, Bristol BS1 3EN

UK CFS/ME Research Collaborative 4th Annual Science Conference. For more details and how to obtain tickets, please click on the following link: https://www.eventbee.com/v/cmrc2017#/tickets

Saturday, September 16
Wanstead House, 21 The Green, Wansteadm London E11 2NT, 2.30-5pm

Meeting of the East London ME Group. You are welcome to drop in and out of the meeting at any time, to suit your convenience and energy level.

Thursday, September 21
White Lady, St Johns Road, Corstorphine, Edinburgh EH12 8AT, 1-5pm

Edinburgh ME Self-Help Group lunch meeting. We meet at 1 pm on the third Thursday of each month. Parking available at the back of the White Lady building. Sign in at the counter on arrival for a pass to display in the car. The building is also wheelchair accessible. There is a varied menu with small bites, vegetarian and gluten-free dishes if required. Most items are calorie-counted. Or maybe you’d prefer a dessert and coffee? Anything goes. You’ll know which is the edmesh table as one of our committee members will be wearing an edmesh tee shirt.

Friday, September 22
A Torre Portuguese restaurant, 19 Westow Street, Crystal Palace, London SE19 3RY, 12.30-2.30pm

Friday Lunch Club, South East London ME Support Group. For more information about this group, please contact Gill Day,tel: 0208 771 2490, or email Isabel Huebner on SELMESG7@gmail.com

Tuesday, September 26
De Beers Garden Centre, Worcester Road, Torton, Kidderminster, DY11 7SB, 12.30pm

Worcester ME Social Group lunch. If you are interested in coming along, but would need a lift, please contact your local area contact, or send an email to worcsmegroup@yahoo.co.uk

Saturday, October 1
3a Baird Road, Kirkton Campus, Livingston EH54 7AZ 
(next door to Lloyds Banking Group), 1-4pm

West Lothian ME Self-Help Group drop=in session held here on the first Saturday of each month, and on the third Tuesday of each month (between 2pm and 4pm). An informal session where users can drop in for a chat or play some games. This session will also host craft activities and therapeutic services such as Reiki and Hypnotherapy. Details of such activities will be posted on our website and Facebook pages as they are arranged. For more information, please contact Suzy Cairns, email: enquiries@wlmesh.co.uk, tel: 07804 586 553.

Tuesday, October 3
Cafe at The Ability Centre, Carmondean Road, Carmondean, Livingston EH54 8PT, 12.30pm

West Lothian ME Self-Help Group lunch meeting held here on the first Tuesday of each month. Please note refreshments and lunch are not provided but can be purchased cheaply from the cafe. For more information, please contact Suzy Cairns, email: enquiries@wlmesh.co.uk, tel: 07804 586 553.

Wednesday, October 11
London Colney Community Centre, Caledon Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire AL2 1PU, 11am-1pm

Monthly meeting of the St Albans ME Group. Speaker: Ron Leon, nutritional consultant with the Breakspear Medical Centre in Hemel Hempstead (let Maxine have your questions in advance, please, so she can pass them on to Mr Leon). Refreshments provided. Admission £2. Formore information about this group, please email Maxine Ellis at stalbans.m.e.group@gmail.com

Saturday, October 14
Companion Dog Show,
St. Wilfred’s Church Hall, Gilstead Lane, Gilstead, BD16 3NP
In aid of the ME Association and Parish of Holy Trinity with St. Wilfred
For more details contact Miss F-Elizabeth Evans 01274 496069 or email: eliztrucadifee@btinternet.com

Wednesday, October 18
St Peters Garden Centre, Broomhall, Norton, Worcester, WR5 2NY, 12.30pm

Worcester ME Social Group lunch. If you are interested in coming along, but would need a lift, please contact your local area contact, or send an email to worcsmegroup@yahoo.co.uk

Saturday, October 21
Wanstead House, London E11 2NT, 2.30-5pm

Meeting of the East London ME Group. You are welcome to drop in and out of the meeting at any time, to suit your convenience and energy level.

Tuesday, October 24
Square Chapel Arts Centre, Halifax, showing at 2.30pm and 5.45pm

Kirklees and Calderdale ME Support Group have organised two screening today of Jennifer Brea’s film, Unrest. Winner of The Sundance Film Festival, Special Jury Award for Editing, and Sheffield Doc/Fest Illuminate Award
The Square Chapel are also showing the Unrest Virtual Reality exhibition. Unrest VR is an interactive experience inspired by Jennifer Brea’s feature documentary about her ME. Free at Square Chapel from 12noon – 8pm on Tuesday 24 October. No pre-booking required.  For further details about the venue / film and buying tickets see their website www.squarechapel.co.uk/whats-on/unrest-cert-tbc/

Friday, October 27
Lorenzo Italian restaurant, 32 Forest Hill Road, East Dulwich, London SE22 ORR, 12.30-2.30pm

Friday Lunch Club, South East London ME Support Group. For more information about this group, please contact Gill Day,tel: 0208 771 2490, or email Isabel Huebner on SELMESG7@gmail.com

Saturday, November 5
3a Baird Road, Kirkton Campus, Livingston EH54 7AZ 
(next door to Lloyds Banking Group), 1-4pm

West Lothian ME Self-Help Group drop=in session held here on the first Saturday of each month, and on the third Tuesday of each month (between 2pm and 4pm). An informal session where users can drop in for a chat or play some games. This session will also host craft activities and therapeutic services such as Reiki and Hypnotherapy. Details of such activities will be posted on our website and Facebook pages as they are arranged. For more information, please contact Suzy Cairns, email: enquiries@wlmesh.co.uk, tel: 07804 586 553.

Tuesday, November 7
Cafe at The Ability Centre, Carmondean Road, Carmondean, Livingston EH54 8PT, 12.30pm

West Lothian ME Self-Help Group lunch meeting held here on the first Tuesday of each month. Please note refreshments and lunch are not provided but can be purchased cheaply from the cafe. For more information, please contact Suzy Cairns, email: enquiries@wlmesh.co.uk, tel: 07804 586 553.

Wednesday, November 8
London Colney Community Centre, Caledon Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire AL2 1PU, 11am-1pm

Monthly meeting of the St Albans ME Group. Refreshments provided. Admission £2. Formore information about this group, please email Maxine Ellis at stalbans.m.e.group@gmail.com

Tuesday, November 14
9 Priory Avenue, Chiswick, London W4 1TX, 2pm.

4 Network MESH (West London) Annual General Meeting and appointment of committee members at the home of the chairman, Tony Golding. The house is close to Turnham Green tube station and the 94, 272 and E3 bus stops. nTo enquire about becoming a committee member, please phone Tony on 020 8400 1904.

Monday, November 20
Shed Food and Drink, Countryside Park, A4025, Crossway Green, Stourport-on-Severn, DY13 9SE, 12.30pm

Worcester ME Social Group lunch. If you are interested in coming along, but would need a lift, please contact your local area contact, or send an email to worcsmegroup@yahoo.co.uk

Saturday, December 2
Wanstead House, London E11 2NT, 2.30-5pm

Meeting of the East London ME Group. You are welcome to drop in and out of the meeting at any time, to suit your convenience and energy level.

Saturday, December 2
3a Baird Road, Kirkton Campus, Livingston EH54 7AZ 
(next door to Lloyds Banking Group), 1-4pm

West Lothian ME Self-Help Group drop=in session held here on the first Saturday of each month, and on the third Tuesday of each month (between 2pm and 4pm). An informal session where users can drop in for a chat or play some games. This session will also host craft activities and therapeutic services such as Reiki and Hypnotherapy. Details of such activities will be posted on our website and Facebook pages as they are arranged. For more information, please contact Suzy Cairns, email: enquiries@wlmesh.co.uk, tel: 07804 586 553.

Tuesday, December 5
Cafe at The Ability Centre, Carmondean Road, Carmondean, Livingston EH54 8PT, 12.30pm

West Lothian ME Self-Help Group lunch meeting held here on the first Tuesday of each month. Please note refreshments and lunch are not provided but can be purchased cheaply from the cafe. For more information, please contact Suzy Cairns, email: enquiries@wlmesh.co.uk, tel: 07804 586 553.

Sunday, December 10
Over barn, Over farm, Highnam, Gloucester, GL2 8D8
Christmas Fayre 12noon-4pm

Wednesday, December 13
London Colney Community Centre, Caledon Road, London Colney, Hertfordshire AL2 1PU, 11am-1pm

Monthly meeting of the St Albans ME Group. Refreshments provided. Admission £2. Formore information about this group, please email Maxine Ellis at stalbans.m.e.group@gmail.com


2018


Saturday, October 7
Companion Dog Show,
St. Wilfred’s Church Hall, Gilstead Lane, Gilstead, BD16 3NP
In aid of the ME Association and Parish of Holy Trinity with St. Wilfred
For more details contact Miss F-Elizabeth Evans 01274 496069 or email: eliztrucadifee@btinternet.com


If you would like us to promote your local event, then please contact us with full details via messenger on our Facebook page or via email tbritton02@yahoo.com